Kim Koyama

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Little Big Town's Kimberly Schlapman to Publish Her First Cookbook

Anyone who knows Little Big Town‘s Kimberly Schlapman knows she’s as passionate about cooking as she is about music.<p>So it’s little surprise that her …

10 3-Minute DIY Salad Dressings You'll LOVE

These are so simple, we're not sure you could even call them recipes.<p>Shutterstock<p>Sure, you like the <i>idea</i> of homemade salad dressing. Who wouldn't want to top their salads with a French or Asian dressing that tastes amazing and is free of scary ingredients? The only problem is that some dressing …

Monday Project - Crocheted Fall Leaves

These quick and easy fall leaves are based on a common way of making leaves for Irish crochet. I started out trying to develop them into a maple leaf …

Chocolate Pie

Whenever my husband, the strapping stallion I call Marlboro Man, imagines chocolate pie—and I imagine that he imagines it frequently, because it’s …

Tutorial: Cross Stitch Pillow

There is nothing better than knowing you put a smile on someone’s face and made their day. This very simple pillow tutorial could do both and even …

How-To: Knit a Cable without a Cable Needle

Have a cable in your knitting pattern, but no cable needle in your stash? Don’t panic! Learn how to cross your stitches like a pro with this easy-to-follow tutorial for knitting a cable without a cable needle from Lion Brand Yarn!

Chicken Avocado Pizza

I just got home from a soccer tournament all weekend and was making plans for what I’m cooking all week when I remembered a recipe I photographed a …

Chocolate Chunk Cookies

I realize I posted my Browned Butter M&M Cookie recipe just last week, and I realize this recipe is pretty much identical, but I definitely wanted to …

5 Ingredients That Make Packed Lunches Taste Amazing

If you don't have time for a total lunch makeover, here are some brilliant ways to upgrade the classics you're already eating.<p>The Go-Anywhere …

Tomato Tart

My sister Betsy just left yesterday after a nice, long visit and while she was here, we did our share of cooking and eating. And cooking. And eating. …

50 Paint Chip Sample Project Ideas

We have discussed previously about how taking Paint Chip samples may be considered stealing. In that post, Amanda (our previous Home and Garden …

Pesto, Tomato, and Mozzarella Sandwich

I returned home from Colorado on Sunday to find that my garden, in the week I’d been gone, had gone berserk. The Oklahoma heat had fully set in, …

Hamburger Hamlet’s Zucchini Zircles

Years and years ago, when my mom and kid sister (who was just twelve at the time; she’ll turn forty next month!) drove me out to Los Angeles to drop …

enJOY it by Elise Blaha Cripe

I heard a lot of great stuff at WDS, but one of my favorite bits came from author Scott Berkun. He spoke about the "inspiring story cycle" (though I …

Panzanella

I made Panzanella this week for a segment on a future Food Network episode, and I was reminded once again just how much I love and adore it. In a …

Kale Pasta Salad

I made this fresh-and-lovely pasta salad to go with the <b>Oven BBQ Chicken Thighs</b> I made Sunday, and I’ve been enjoying it all the live-long week. Not …

Lemon Basil Shrimp Risotto

I wanted to share another one of the recipes I made with some of the roughly five trillion pounds of leftover gigantic shrimp from our Fourth of July …

It's Never too Late for Candy

Last day of work today before the holidays begin:) And I tried a new candy for this holiday season for Apple Cider Caramels. They did not disappoint! …

15 Tasty Tomato Recipes for Summer

15 easy dishes to show off peak flavor.<p>Delicious and packed with healthy antioxidants, fresh tomatoes are at their peak in late summer. Whether they're stewed, grilled, or baked in a tart, here are 15 new ways to try them.

Cooking

Easy Watermelon Manicure

Shares 0<p>Create fun watermelon nail designs that are perfect for summer. This is easy enough for preteens to do independently.<p>Shares 0<p>Get the …

Partial Die Cutting and Stitching

Hello! Today’s video shares three things: <b>how to stitch on cards… how to use partial die cutting to “mask”… and how to arrange small</i> …

Valentine Sachets

Instead of traditional Valentines, try using patterned paper and fragrant potpourris to make Valentine sachets! Friends can place them under pillows, …

Valentine's Day

How-To: Watermelon Basil Lime Iced Tea

Cool off with some classy Watermelon Basil Lime Iced Tea from The Candid Appetite.<p>Iced tea is one of those things that I always drink at other people’s homes or at restaurants, but have never really thought about making it myself. I don’t know why, I guess I always just assumed it was too difficult …

Crochet Inspiration: Broomstick Lace Bracelet

Looking for a good excuse to up your crochet game?<br>Try your hand at elegant broomstick lace with this <br>broomstick lace bracelet tutorial<br>from Cult of Crochet. <br>Broomstick lace always makes me think of flapper fashion and the roaring 20s—a style that I adore.<br>Want to give it a try? Click here to see how …

How-To: Rice Cooker Pancakes

If you’re a breakfast food enthusiast with a rice cooker, then this delightfully massive rice cooker pancakes tutorial from RocketNews24 is definitely for you.<p>After mixing the batter and cooking it all at once in the rice cooker, what you end up with is a very rotund pancake, which you can …

Geometric Perler Bead Designs

I’ve seen some pretty kitschy perler bead art in my day, but the work of Camilla Drejer Andersen is far from it! Put these little plastic beads into the hands of an amazing graphic designer and you get beautiful contemporary artwork.<p>When I spotted these designs I was so pleased to see this typical …

Jewelry

5 Basil Smoothies That Will Totally Blow Your Mind

...and your tastebuds.<p>Chances are, you love basil in pesto sauce and on pizza—but never thought to toss it in a smoothie. Well, trust us when we tell you that this herb is actually a great complement to tons of different fruits. Or don't trust us—and just try one of these absolutely …

Healthy Eating

Cherry Cheesecake Dip

Are you a big fan of cheesecake? If so, then this is the perfect recipe for you. I really liked how simple it was. And my family liked it too. Best …